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michael-seidel's picture
Mar.27.2014
Spreading across the net and other media outlets are more diet news stories.  Several diets were reviewed to see 'which is best'.  Diet news is sort of like writing and publishing advice.  There's a ton of it out there.  You need to find and take your own insights from it. In...
michael-seidel's picture
Mar.15.2013
The first thing I thought last Sunday was that I was in an old KFC.  The slogans were there, along with the decor although there weren't any logos.  But this was supposed to be the town's emergency food bank. It was both, an old KFC and the emergency food bank's latest home.  Hearing...
barry-eva's picture
Nov.08.2012
Lisa Tillinger Johansen is my guest on today’s “A Book and a Chat” talking about food and health in general as well as her book “Fast Food Vindication”. Lisa spent seven years as a real estate manager for McDonald's Corporation before enrolling at California State University Los Angeles and...
ron-lavalette's picture
Sep.24.2012
He decides he can’t write about fast food anymore; can’t sit in the plastic booth and watch the people who cook it, or who come in to eat it day after day as if cooking and eating fast food were just another part of everyday life. Even the air, even the sunlight streaming in through the huge...
jill-moore's picture
Aug.17.2012
DISCLAIMER: Before you read this, please know that it comes from a place of absolute love for you and my wish for you to have a long, healthy, happy life with those that you love. ******************************************************************************************** From Gallup Well-Being on...
annette-talbert's picture
May.30.2012
A tale of two popular fast food establishments and their workforce.Both places are largely staffed with young people.But, there the similarities end.This evening I walked into the first establishment and was greeted in a friendly manner by the young man behind the counter. He took my order and...
michael-seidel's picture
Apr.10.2012
Once upon a time I ate a Yoplait yogurt every morning at work. It was supposed to be good for me. My wife packed my lunch in those days, both to be economical and to provide healthy offerings. I worked at Onizuka AFB in Sunnyvale, CA, at the time. We didn't make much money and lunch offerings...
ivan-g-goldman's picture
Aug.11.2011
Philip Levine, named as the next poet laureate, worked grunt jobs in the Detroit auto plants before developing his voice, and again and again he's called on his blue-collar experiences to create wonderful poetry. In my youth I also worked the kind of grunt jobs that Mr. Levine used as material,...
jennifer-kathleen-gibbons's picture
Mar.12.2010
I love spring for the obvious reasons: the warmer weather, Daylight Savings Time, the trees seem to explode in amazing shades of pink. Everything is in bloom, and chocolate bunnies are everywhere. This year, a old time fave from spring came back. What, you may ask? The Shamrock shake.  ...
hal-niedzviecki's picture
Apr.16.2009
It’s time for fast food Peep people. All the rage this week is a video featuring of a Domino’s Pizza employee sticking cheese in his nose before putting it on a sandwich. Then he farts on some salami and wipes his naked butt with a dish-cloth before using it to wash some dishes. All the while his...